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Job posting (06-Nov-2017): Chief Engineer

Poseidon Maritime Services has an opening for an experienced Chief Engineer for DP2 accommodation vessel under our management.

Vessel is operating in Offshore Brazil, fulfilling its 5-year charter for Petrobras.

In this comprehensive role, among many other things, you will be responsible for:
Implementing company safety and environmental policy.  As a member of the ship’s management team, is responsible for the technical department,

implement and maintain the company’s Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental policy at the highest level.
Motivating engine room crew, leading by example, supporting and motivating the technical department.
Ensuring safe, reliable and proper operation of the vessel's machinery and equipment including the maintenance thereof through direct supervision.
Ensuring a safe working environment and safe working practices by all technical department crew and management of technical department crew.
Stimulating continuous improvement of professional skills of all Officers and Ratings in the technical department by passing on knowledge and experience.
Ensuring that the QMS is implemented and adhered to in technical department and keeping the machinery spaces in good condition and its overall appearance up to date.
Required skills:
Professional experience within the maritime & offshore industry with seagoing experience as Chief Engineer.
Excellent knowledge and understanding of marine engineering and ship’s systems in particular and knowledge and affinity with the entire vessel operation in general.
A team player and cost-conscious organizer with authority, who feels responsible for ship and her crew and who is able to represent the company internally and externally.
Cross culture awareness and effective communication skills on different levels within the company.
Good people- and coaching skills.
Proficient in English language (written and verbal) and preferably able to speak at least one of the Scandinavian languages. Ability to speak Portuguese is also clear advantage.
Able to work in compliance with our company standards.
Qualification Required:
Chief Engineer Unlimited COC (1/2, II/2).
DP Maintenance Certificate or similar.
HV Safety Certificate.
BOSIET/HUET or similar certification.
Seaman’s Book.
Valid statutory Sea Service Certificates and medical fitness certificate
Preference for candidates with Brazilian safety and NR training.
Experience Required:
 Minimum 10 years of offshore and/or marine experience, must be of ethical in character, with good leadership & communication skills.
 Preference for candidates with previous working experience in Brazil
The vacancy is available immediately subject to approval of applicable work visas and passing offshore medical examination in Brazil.

Contact admin@poseidon-maritime.sg for more details and interview.
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